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Amelie Smith gets messy with some finger painting

Fun in the sun at the 3Foot People Festival

Man missing from hospital

Man missing from hospital

Fire chiefs want smoke alarms in every home

Fire chiefs want smoke alarms in every home

Man rushed to hospital after Colchester flat fire

Man rushed to hospital after Colchester flat fire

Magician Michael helps launch luxury magazine

Magician Michael helps launch luxury magazine

GAZETTE COMMENT: There are no wins in waste debate

GAZETTE COMMENT: There are no wins in waste debate

Writtle College students and staff win Silver Gilt award for display at Hampton Court Flower Show

Writtle College students and staff win Silver Gilt award for display at Hampton Court Flower Show

Students' success is celebrated

Students' success is celebrated

Musicians will be entertaining pub-goers on Sunday with GC's Jazz Club

Musicians will be entertaining pub-goers on Sunday with GC's Jazz Club

Will Quince set for role on Parliament's Transport Select Committee

Will Quince set for role on Parliament's Transport Select Committee

Crooks grab power tools in raid on Clacton home

Crooks grab power tools in raid on Clacton home

One of Chris's t-shirts at Glastonbury festival

Chris May's family spread word of his disappearance to 250,000 at Glastonbury festival

Police have charged Deon Sabroche

Man charged with three sex attacks in three hours in Clacton

Addict jailed for 277th offence

Addict jailed for 277th offence

Mayor invites others to join him for minutes silence to remember victims of the Tunisian beach attack

Mayor invites others to join him for minutes silence to remember victims of the Tunisian beach attack

A MAN has been taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries following a crash in Rainsford Road tonight.

UPDATED: Man dies after serious crash in Rainsford Road

Pin up girl Lauren promotes women's sport

Pin up girl Lauren promotes women's sport

Firefighters will take on Land's End to John O'Groats challenge to raise money for the Huntington's Disease Association

Firefighters will take on Land's End to John O'Groats challenge to raise money for the Huntington's Disease Association

Mayor of Chelmsford among those celebrating the work of The Boswells School's art students

Mayor of Chelmsford among those celebrating the work of The Boswells School's art students

MP Sir Simon Burns visits Chelmsford's The Magic Thermodynamic Box Company

MP Sir Simon Burns visits Chelmsford's The Magic Thermodynamic Box Company

PARA 10 race postponed but Garrison show goes on

PARAS 10 race postponed but Garrison show goes on

Casualty Reduction Unit to hold family open day at base in South Woodham Ferrers

Casualty Reduction Unit to hold family open day at base in South Woodham Ferrers

June crackdown catches more than 100 drink drivers

June crackdown catches more than 100 drink drivers

London trust takes over child mental health work

London trust takes over child mental health work

Nathan styles Charlotte's hair

Stay glam at this year's Brownstock with the new VIP B-Pampered Spa - our reporter to finds out more

The Sports Direct store on Head Street, Colchester

New Sports Direct store creates 44 jobs

Tickets going on sale for Fling Festival

10 events in south Essex this weekend

Afghan interpreter sexually assaults pregnant woman

Afghan interpreter sexually assaults pregnant woman

Concerns raised over planned Wivenhoe waste plant

Concerns raised over planned Wivenhoe waste plant

Latest urology cancer surgery available here now

Latest urology cancer surgery available here now

easyJet offers new winter sun flights to Lanzarote

Another holiday destination announced from Southend Aiport

Tourism app is a success

Tourism app is a success

The revamped play area is in Dedham

Play area spruced up thanks to council aid

Don't forget - pick up your FREE copy of this week's Chelmsford Weekly News TODAY! Now at Asda too!

Don't forget - pick up your FREE copy of this week's Chelmsford Weekly News TODAY! Now at Asda too!

Gamers take on 24-hour challenge for cancer trust

Gamers take on 24-hour challenge for cancer trust

Get in shape with free fitness classes at Leisure World Colchester

Get in shape with free fitness classes at Leisure World Colchester

Neighbour from hell evicted as police crack down on troublemaking tenants

Neighbour from hell evicted as police crack down on troublemaking tenants

Crowds gather at university for TEDx

Crowds gather at university for TEDx

Police officer sacked after failing to provide a specimen

Police officer sacked after failing to provide a specimen

Expect an open day with a difference at crematorium

Expect an open day with a difference at crematorium

Students at a taster day for the new partnership

New partnership means teens can study A Levels at university

Runners are pounded with paint for charity

Runners are pounded with paint for charity

Tributes to former mayor Westley Sandford

Tributes to former mayor Westley Sandford

Rugby star Johnny Wilkinson inspires pupils during surprise visit

Rugby star Johnny Wilkinson inspires pupils during surprise visit

TV star Dermot signs up to be a patron of St Helena Hospice

TV star Dermot signs up to be a patron of St Helena Hospice

Complete line up announced for this year's V Festival

Complete line up announced for this year's V Festival

FILL UP: Cheapest petrol prices around Chelmsford

FILL UP: Cheapest petrol prices around Chelmsford

Specially adapted dream school is taking shape

Specially adapted dream school is taking shape

Police appeal after driver fails to stop after road crash

Police appeal after driver fails to stop after road crash

Essex libraries aim for summer reading record

Essex libraries aim for summer reading record

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